Government Contracting Updates 

Small Business, Joint Venture, Teaming Programs and more..


  • Thursday, Febuary 11, 2016
  • 10 - 11:30am 

Followed by a hosted lunch from 11:30am-12:30pm

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  • PNDC Members: Free
  • Non-Members: $50

Contact Kate Kanapeaux at 503-344-6618 or visit


Davis Wright Tremaine LLP 

1300 SW Fifth Avenue                                21st floor - Columbia/Willamette Rooms

Portland, OR 97201

Join by webinar option also available 


  • Kate Kanapeaux 
  • #503-344-6618

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There are a number of recent regulatory changes and judicial decisions that significantly affect those that are small business government contractors as well as large business in joint ventures or teaming agreements with a small businesses. Please join us in person or via webinar for this event that will cover the highlights, including changes and developments involving:

  • Small Business Mentor Protégé Program
  • Joint Ventures
  • Teaming Agreements / Ostensible Subcontractor
  • The Non-Manufacturer Rule
  • Increase in Simplified Acquisition Threshold
  • Enforcement Against SBs, Including Suspension and Debarment
  • GAO and Size Protests 


Jonathan DeMella focuses his practice on government contracts counseling and litigation, including performance disputes, bid protests before the GAO and FAA, size and status protests before the SBA, civil fraud under the False Claims Act, procurement ethics, mandatory disclosure, and compliance with SBA laws and regulations, including those specific to Alaska Native Corporations. He also conducts complex internal investigations, corporate compliance reviews, and in-house training programs for clients across the United States. Continued...